Representatives from The Rapides Foundation attended the Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior’s 2012 Annual Conference, which highlighted innovative nutrition and behavior research, and new consumer-focused education materials.
The Cenla Medication Access Program’s cancer screening van will be in Marksville on July 24-25 to offer Avoyelles Parish residents colorectal, breast and cervical cancers screenings.
The Rapides Foundation is accepting proposals for grants encouraging physical activity and healthy eating among residents in Central Louisiana. These Community Implementation Grants are for nonprofit organizations, government entities and faith-based community groups located in Allen, Avoyelles, Catahoula, Grant, LaSalle, Natchitoches, Rapides, Vernon and Winn parishes.
Through grants funded by The Rapides Foundation, Central Louisiana communities and schools are sponsoring healthy activities for adults and children during Screen-Free Week.
The Cenla Medication Access Program’s cancer screening van will visit Natchitoches Parish on April 3-4 to offer colorectal, breast and cervical cancers screenings.